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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A white crystalline substance derived from urethane, used in medicine as an antipyretic, etc.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A trade-name of acetyl-parethoxy-phenyl-urethane, C2H5OC6H4N(COCH3)-COOC2H5, a colorless pulverulent compound used in medicine as an antipyretic, antiseptic, and analgesic.


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